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March 24: Jim Wilhite Blog

March 24 Busoga Primary School Ice Cream   About 2:00pm the kiddo’s became very excited, the Ice Cream man arrived to fill cups full of ice cream.  They all found a place to sit and eat it.  Most of them took their time enjoying it.  They had to show me and tell me how good it was.  Whatever we […]

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March 24: Jim Wilhite Blog Post

March 24 Busoga Primary School Student Council Today at Busoga the students held elections for their student council.  There were a great number of children in the classroom where it was held.  All the teachers and students were involved.  There was cheering, laughing and clapping for the candidates. Victor speech did a great speech.  “All people should be able […]

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Jim Wilhite Blog Post – March 24th

March 24:   Busoga Primary School Today at Busoga Primary School Kim worked with the ladies making lunch.  This is done over 1-2 open fire pits.  This is a hot and smoky job.  They started cooking at 10:30am and began serving lunch at 1:00pm.   The children standing in line waiting to be served starting with classes P1-P7 until everyone is […]

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Koi Koi High School Kids at their new High School

Today was a special day, Mark traveled to Mukono (Uganda) to visit the high school of 5 of our Koi Koi kids (children of our orphanage)…we are so proud of them! They have grown so much and thanks to their VERY hard work the support of their sponsors and so many team members and our good […]

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Honorees of the 2016 SOS Humanity Awards!

We are honored that our very own, Mark Bertrand, Founder of The Giving Circle and Patty Riggi, who is an integral part of The Giving Circle outreach team in Saratoga Springs, are being honored for the Shelters of Saratoga Help, Hope, and Humanity 2016 Awards. As SOS commemorates its 25th Anniversary, they are honoring members of the community […]

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March 24 Busoga Primary School – Jim Wilhite

Today at Busoga Primary School Kim worked with the ladies making lunch.  This is done over 1 – 2 open fire pits in large metal tubs.  This is a hot and smoky job.  They started cooking at 10:30am and began serving at 1:00pm.  The children standing in line waiting to be served starting with class P1-P7 […]

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